19th Century Hard Wood Bleeding Stick

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A 19th century bleeding stick or “knocker”. These were used by veterinary surgeons literally to knock the blade of a fleam through an animals hide.

The stick is made from a light hard wood and shows signs of wear where the wood would have hit the fleam.


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